The First Color short film has had quite the festival run thus far, including official selection at the LA Shorts International Film Festival, finalist at Indie Short Fest, Merit Awards at The IndieFEST Film Awards, and official selection at Disorder: The Rare Disease Film Festival.


It was truly an honor to have been part of such a wonderful team of people and a beautifully personal work of art that helps raise awareness about ALS. Congratulations to everyone who made this film a reality!


Watch it for free HERE for the entire month of October.


The First Color

Written by Hannah Kelley and Ericka de Alexander

Directed by Ericka de Alexander

Produced by Noémie Sornet and Trisha Golec


Logline: Devon's mother is a painter who has been diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Now the Tout family must find a way to help her find hope.






Latino Theater Co.


Just Like Us Written by Karen Zacarias Directed by Fidel Gomez Based on Helen Thorpe’s bestselling book of the same name, this documentary-style play follows four Latina teenage girls, two of whom are documented and two who are not, through young adulthood. Their close-knit friendships begin to unravel when immigration status dictates the girls’ opportunities — or lack thereof. 

September 25 - October 4, 2020


WATCH HERE


"Casa 0101 Theater is proud to present Chicanas, Cholas, y Chisme’s 2020 Theater Festival: Womxn in Her Story, featuring new work by emerging and experienced Chicana and Latina playwrights."


I am honored and thrilled to be among a group of artists who center authentic Latina/Latinx stories. It is a sacred, beautiful space, and I'm grateful to the CCC family for their talent and love. Catch me performing in 6 of the 15 short plays! Show runs from Feb 28th-Mar 29th at Casa 0101 Theater in Boyle Heights. Click here for tickets.



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